Education This section offers the latest releases in the field of public and private education, including all levels from early-childhood education to third-level higher education and beyond. Find news relating to educational policy and funding, as well as related research and study results. Get the latest information on school enrollment and enrichment opportunities. Also included are announcements regarding major donations, scholarships, grants, and new programs. Learn about awards, accreditation, school rankings, and educational statistics, including news about homeschooling trends, laws, and developments.

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Oct 18, 2017, 18:59 ET América Latina avanza al incluir las últimas tendencias tecnológicas en las comunidades y en sus programas educativos

Líderes del sector educativo de América Latina se dieron cita en la Ciudad de México para dar inicio a la quinta edición de Bett Latin America...


Oct 18, 2017, 17:43 ET ACTA Presents Annual Award to University of Chicago President

The American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA) will present the 13th annual Philip Merrill Award for Outstanding Contributions to Liberal Arts...


Oct 18, 2017, 17:03 ET Thurgood Marshall College Fund Celebrates 30th Anniversary Year With Black-Tie Awards Gala

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund is celebrating 30 years as the premier organization for advocating, supporting and investing in our nation's...


Oct 18, 2017, 16:09 ET University of Guadalajara Foundation USA anuncia lecturas y seminarios con grandes maestros en Los Ángeles durante noviembre y diciembre

A lo largo del año, la Universidad de Guadalajara a través de la de la "University of Guadalajara Foundation USA" y Cultura UDG ha ofrecido al...


Oct 18, 2017, 16:03 ET Wolf Administration Announces "Innovations Challenge" Contest for High School Students

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) today invited high school freshmen,...


Oct 18, 2017, 15:29 ET University Of Guadalajara Foundation USA Announces Lectures And Seminars With Masters In Los Angeles During November And December

Throughout the year, the University of Guadalajara has offered the people of Los Angeles a wide variety of cultural events through the University...


Oct 18, 2017, 15:21 ET NASA Invites Media to Attend 10th Annual Wernher von Braun Memorial Symposium

NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, invites media to the 10th Annual Wernher von Braun Memorial Symposium, Oct. 25-26, at...


Oct 18, 2017, 15:00 ET Philippe Cousteau Jr.'s EarthEcho International and the Northrop Grumman Foundation Bring Real World Science and Exploration to the Classroom with EarthEcho Expedition: Water by Design

Leading environmental education and youth leadership nonprofit EarthEcho International is bringing 26 U.S.-based middle school teachers from...


Oct 18, 2017, 14:48 ET Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles To Honor Cindy Holland At 2017 Big Bash Live With Travis & Kelly Celebration

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles (BBBSLA) will honor outstanding members of the Los Angeles community at its annual Big Bash gala,...


Oct 18, 2017, 14:47 ET Zearn's Elementary Math Curriculum Receives Top Rating by EdReports

Zearn's elementary math curriculum—Zearn Math—received a top-rating by EdReports.org, an independent nonprofit that delivers evidence-based reviews...


Oct 18, 2017, 14:35 ET School Districts and Taxpayers Saved $42 Million Last School Year on Student Transportation by Using Dallas County Schools

Dallas County Schools (DCS) found that school districts and, therefore, taxpayers of Dallas County saved over $42 million on the cost of student...


Oct 18, 2017, 14:03 ET Walden University Launches New Consulting Capstone in Three Doctoral Programs

Walden University recently launched a Consulting Capstone project in its Doctor of Business Administration (DBA), PsyD in Behavioral Health...


Oct 18, 2017, 13:12 ET GAO Report Validates Brady Center's ASK Program As Most Effective National Safe Storage Awareness Program

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) today released a report on the effectiveness of firearm storage awareness programs, ultimately finding...


Oct 18, 2017, 13:01 ET AZ Teachers Can Now Sign Up For 13th Annual Free Healthy Habits Education Program

Educators are always looking for ways to inspire and motivate their students – not only in academics but in practical life skills as well. That's...


Oct 18, 2017, 12:49 ET QS World University Rankings 2018: Eastern Europe and Central Asia

#QSWUR QS Quacquarelli Symonds, global higher education analysts, have released the 2018 edition of the QS World University Rankings: Eastern...


Oct 18, 2017, 12:37 ET Cengage Partners with Hundreds of Colleges and Universities to Offer Students More Value for their Course Materials

Cengage, an education and technology company, continues to partner with hundreds of colleges and universities across the U.S. to offer students...


Oct 18, 2017, 12:36 ET Innovation Isn't Enough: Employees Need the Right Incentives to Adopt New Technologies

Your company has devised an improved manufacturing technique and left it up to employees to put it into practice. But, if there is no obvious...


Oct 18, 2017, 12:26 ET Blackburn College to Meet 100 Percent of Financial Need

While many students and families worry if they will be able to afford a college education, one small college in central Illinois is making a bold...


Oct 18, 2017, 12:22 ET EMA Launches New Character Assessment for Admission

Evaluating an applicant's character attributes as part of the independent school admission process -- along with evaluating his or her academic...


Oct 18, 2017, 12:00 ET Kids 'R' Kids of Coles Crossing Passes the Torch to The Next Generation

Kids 'R' Kids of Coles Crossing in Cypress, Texas celebrated its Grand Re-Opening this past Saturday under the new ownership of Allison and James...


Oct 18, 2017, 11:45 ET The Air Traffic Control Association and Raytheon establish their first ever scholarship for women in aviation

The Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA) and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will offer a new scholarship program to encourage women to pursue...


Oct 18, 2017, 11:37 ET Eugenio Derbez: rostro de nueva campaña contra la trata de personas

El actor mexicano Eugenio Derbez será el rostro de la nueva campaña "Únete a la Solución", que invita a la comunidad latina de Estados Unidos a...


Oct 18, 2017, 11:25 ET Finalsite Launches New, Best-in-Class Website for Vanguard University

Finalsite, the leader in web solutions for more than 2000 schools worldwide, was selected by Vanguard University in Santa Clara, California to...


Oct 18, 2017, 11:11 ET StormCon Announces 2018 Call for Papers, Debuts Innovative Program Tracks

Forester Media Inc., publisher of Stormwater magazine, announces its 17th annual stormwater conference StormCon, and seeks papers for presentation....


Oct 18, 2017, 11:04 ET Protiviti's Phillip Fretwell Named a 'Global Leader in Consulting' by Consulting Magazine

Phillip Fretwell, a managing director with global consulting firm Protiviti, has been named to Consulting magazine's inaugural "Global Leaders in...